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We gratefully acknowledge KPMG and the KPMG
Foundation for their generous support of the 2018 Auditing Section Midyear
Meeting and Doctoral Consortium.

2018 Auditing Section Midyear Meeting

Preliminary Program

Thursday, January 11, 2018
   
8:00 am – 5:30 pm Doctoral Consortium

 Sponsored by KPMG and the KPMG Foundation

1:00 pm – 6:00 pm Excellence in Auditing Education Workshop

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Welcome Reception

Friday, January 12, 2018
   
7:30 am – 8:30 am 

Continental Breakfast
Pathways to a Sustainable Future
Speaker: Anne L. Christensen, AAA President, Montana State University-Bozeman

8:30 am – 9:45 am 

Welcome & Plenary Session
If You’re So Smart, Why Aren’t You Happy?
Speaker: Raj Raghunathan, The University of Texas at Austin
Sponsored by RSM

9:45 am – 10:15 am

Break

10:15 am – 11:45 am 

Concurrent Sessions

12:00 pm – 1:45 pm

Lunch
Think smarter. Think differently.
Speaker: Bill Kittell
Sponsored by Grant Thornton

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Concurrent Sessions

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Break

4:00 pm – 7:00 pm  

Business Meeting and Reception

Saturday, January 13, 2018
   
7:30 am – 8:30 am

Continental Breakfast & Research and Education Forum

8:30 am – 9:45 am

Plenary Session
Why They Do It: Inside the Mind of the White-Collar Criminal
Speaker: Eugene Soltes, Harvard Business School
Sponsored by EY

9:45 am – 10:15 am

Break

10:15 am – 11:45 am

Concurrent Sessions

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm 

Lunch
1:45 pm – 3:15 pm 

Concurrent Sessions

3:15 pm – 3:45pm

Break

3:45 pm – 5:15 pm   


Concurrent Sessions

5:30 pm – 6:00 pm 

Reception


Note: The CPE Fields of Study curriculum is divided into twenty three subject matter areas. These fields represent the primary knowledge and skill areas needed by accounting licensees to perform professional services in all fields of employment. Sessions that offer CPE credit have the Field of Study and Credit Hours (CH) in red. Each Credit Hour is based on 50 minutes. The Program Level for each of these sessions is Basic, unless otherwise stated. Delivery Method: Group Live

American Accounting Association is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:www.learningmarket.org.

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